Tag Archives: Windows

Heads-Up on end of support for Windows XP and Office 2003

Well with the great run that Windows XP has had in being if I’m not mistaken the longest supported Windows Operating System. Windows XP has been a superb version of Microsoft’s Windows franchise, however even thought its still loved by … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Moonlight themes

I like a good theme on my Windows desktop and Microsoft have some new ones based around moonlight below. “Ooh, ooh, ooh, what a little moonlight can do to you! Yes, but how about a LOT of moonlight? This free … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Well its now here and I have to be honest while I do not think the Metro UI will appeal to many and certainly not to businesses (Microsoft will have to release a patch to restore the Start Menu UI … Continue reading

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Windows Compatibility Centre

The Windows Compatibility Centre is a great first port of call if you wish to find out if one of your old software applications works with Windows 7 (the current Windows Operating System) be that 32bit or 64bit, the database … Continue reading

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Windows Defender Offline Beta

Windows Defender Offline Beta, is an application you can add to USB, CD, DVD to allow you to boot to the USB, Disk and see if the application can remove any malware that is causing your PC not to start. … Continue reading

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Microsoft issue court papers to UK Retailer Comet over fake Windows CDs

With Comet being a struggling electrical retailer in the UK, its a bit of a surprise to me today to read that they had ordered around 94+ copies of a Windows CD to help restore customers PCs in the event … Continue reading

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Stop your PC going to sleep with Insomnia

Insomnia is a great little free application written by David Anson from Microsoft that when run stops your PC going into sleep and while I know that you can set the Power Options in Windows to stop your PC going … Continue reading

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Digital Janitor

I like really neat small applications like this that just make your PC life that little bit easier, and Digital Janitor is one such application. Do bare in mind that this is a beta so not the final release of … Continue reading

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Microsoft Update KB2524375 to Block Fraudulent Certificates

This update is one you will wish to make sure you have installed, its purpose is to block a set of Certificates that had the digital signature of Comodo as the Certification Authority on them, this could have lead to … Continue reading

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Vista Drive Icon

If you have ever seen Windows Vista or Windows 7 you will notice in Computer that the Hard Drives list a progress space bar showing used space, as well as coloured to change to red when the space is nearly … Continue reading

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